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You can help support cultural programming and community engagement in Culver City!

The Culver City Cultural Affairs Foundation is a charitable, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting cultural programming and community engagement in the City of Culver City. The Foundation’s current Cultural City Campaign coordinates, and actively pursues, outside funding sources for the technical enhancement of Veterans Memorial Building’s Auditorium with the intent of increasing public performances and film screenings in that venue. The Foundation also accepts donations for the City's annual, free, summer concert series. The Foundation accepts grants, corporate contributions and individual donations.

Veterans Memorial Auditorium Cultural Enhancement Fund

Veterans Memorial StageVeterans Memorial Building is the centerpiece of Veterans Memorial Complex. The 13- room, mid-century modern facility, owned and operated by the City, has served the Los Angeles westside community for almost 65 years. The venue regularly accommodates classes, rehearsals, and performances by local and regional arts organizations and arts instructors. The City is currently upgrading technical elements of the Auditorium with the intent of increasing public performances and film screenings in that venue.

Culver City’s Boulevard Music Summer Festival

This annual summer series, produced by Gary Mandell of Boulevard Music, occurs in the courtyard of Culver City City Hall. 

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Your Donation can be unrestricted or made specifically to support the technical enhancement of Veterans Memorial Auditorium or Culver City's Boulevard Music Summer Festival. A portion of all donations will go to offset administrative costs.

Tax Deductible Contributions can also be mailed to:

Culver City Cultural Affairs Foundation
Attention: Christine Byers
9770 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232 Download Donation Form

More about the Cultural Affairs Foundation

The Foundation accepts grants, corporate contributions and individual donations. The Foundation serves as a fiscal receiver for the Cultural Affairs programs of the City of Culver City. Its establishment was one of the goals of the Cultural Affairs Community Cultural Plan, adopted by the City Council in 2003 and approved in June 2006. The City Manager is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Foundation and Cultural Affairs staff provides day-to-day administrative support.

Board of Directors

JOHN NACHBAR, Chief Executive Officer
CELESTE ANLAUF, Chair
ASHLEY E. RODGERS, Vice Chair
ERIN STENNIS, Secretary
LEN DICKTER, Treasurer
RICH CHERRY, Board Member
ROBERT CICCHINI, Board Member
BRENDA G. WILLIAMS, Board Member

The Board consists of eight members. The current Chair and Vice-Chair of the Cultural Affairs Commission serve as Board Members, the City Manager of the City of Culver City serves as the CEO of the Board, and each of the five members of the Cultural Affairs Commission appoint one Board Member. Board members must live, work or own property or a business within Culver City or have a special, widely-recognized interest in improving cultural affairs in the community or region in order to be eligible for appointment to the Board

Contact Us

Culver City Cultural Affairs Foundation
9770 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232
Attention: Christine Byers
Email: christine.byers@culvercity.org
Call: (310) 253-6003